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Seoul shares hit 4-week low on earnings worries; US jobs data eyed SEOUL: Seoul shares fell to their lowest level in more than four months on Friday, dragged down by worries about the outlook for corporate earnings, while overseas investors were reluctant to buy ahead of the US jobs data due later in the day.…

Seoul shares seen inching up; China worries, firm won may cap SEOUL, Oct 28 (Reuters) – Seoul shares are seen opening modestly higher on Monday, but investors are unlikely to buy aggressively due to worries over tight credit conditions in China and a stronger won currency. Investors are also likely to be cautious … Read more…

Seoul shares edge up as China survey offsets US worries SEOUL: Seoul shares rebounded from early losses to close higher on Wednesday, halting a two-day skid, as a firm China services survey offset jitters about on a possible US debt default. The Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) rose 0.4 percent to … Read more on…

Seoul shares likely to weaken on Syria, Fed policy worries SEOUL, Sept 4 (Reuters) – Seoul shares are likely to edge lower on Wednesday on renewed worries over a U.S.-led military strike against Syria and growing speculation of an imminent scaling back in the Federal Reserve's stimulus programme. "There are … Read more on Reuters

Seoul shares may falter as robust US data rekindle Fed worries SEOUL, Aug 30 (Reuters) – Seoul shares may falter on Friday after robust U.S. data were widely taken as backing an imminent reduction in the Federal Reserve's stimulus at a time of heightened uncertainty over Syria. The U.S. government on Thursday … Read more on…

Seoul shares ease as large caps slip on weak yen worries SEOUL: Seoul shares were softer on Wednesday morning as investors cooled on big exporters, reflecting worries about further weakening in the yen. The Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) ticked 0.3 per cent lower at 1,972.44 points as of 0241 … Read more on…

Seoul shares fall for 1st time in 3 days, earnings worries weigh SEOUL, Jan 31 (Reuters) – Seoul shares succumbed to profit-taking on Thursday after two days of gains, with financials leading the index lower amid concerns about the health of domestic corporate earnings and the U.S. economy. The Korea Composite … Read more on…

Seoul shares seen rangebound as US fiscal worries persist SEOUL, Nov 12(Reuters) – South Korean stocks are expected to tread water on Monday after losing ground last week because of U.S. fiscal concerns and the euro zone's debt crisis. "The stock market will be rangebound today as uncertainty persists over … Read more on Reuters

NYMEX-Crude slips on global economy worries, China data eyed SEOUL Oct 15 (Reuters) – U.S. crude futures fell on Monday in early Asian trade to hold just above $ 91 a barrel, as worries about the global economy offset the supportive impact of Middle East tensions. FUNDAMENTALS. * U.S. crude for November delivery … Read…